hydrous

adjective
hy·​drous | \ ˈhī-drəs How to pronounce hydrous (audio) \

Definition of hydrous

: containing water usually in chemical association (as in hydrates)

First Known Use of hydrous

1826, in the meaning defined above

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hydrous

adjective
hy·​drous | \ ˈhī-drəs How to pronounce hydrous (audio) \

Medical Definition of hydrous

: containing water usually in chemical association (as in hydrates)

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